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Ruby on Rails is a web app framework released 10 years ago that influenced the way websites were being built. Rails skyrocketed to popularity in the late 2000’s and empowered many small companies to quickly build and maintain robust web apps.
David Heinemeier Hansson is the creator of Ruby on Rails and a partner at Basecamp. Rails was extracted from the work done at Basecamp, and open-sourced for the public to commit to and use for their applications.